Job Posting: Assistant Professor, Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, University of Toronto

Thu, 2013-09-19 16:04 -- manager

Requisition Title: Assistant Professor - Criminology and Sociolegal Studies - 1300888
Job Field: Tenure Stream
Faculty / Division: Faculty of Arts and Science
Department: Criminology for Criminology & Sociolegal Studies
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Jul 26, 2013
Job Closing: Oct 15, 2013 Open Until Filled.

 

Description: The Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies in the Faculty of Arts and Science at the University of Toronto invites applications for a tenure stream appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of Criminology or Sociolegal Studies. This appointment will commence on July 1, 2014. Research and teaching expertise in the area of criminal justice, either in a domestic or international context is preferred. The Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies is internationally renowned for the study of law, crime, order, and security from a variety of disciplinary perspectives and theoretical approaches. With backgrounds in sociology, history, law, psychology, philosophy, and political science, faculty are actively engaged in Canadian and international criminological research and teaching. We welcome applications from scholars from those and other relevant backgrounds. The successful candidate will teach in both the undergraduate and graduate pr! ograms and they will be expected to develop an independently funded program of research.

Applicants must have a PhD in a relevant discipline or interdisciplinary program at the time of appointment or shortly thereafter. Evidence of excellence in research and undergraduate and graduate teaching is required. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applications will be considered beginning on October 15th, 2013 and until the position is filled. All qualified candidates are invited to apply by clicking on the link below. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, as well as research statement and teaching portfolio that consists of a statement of teaching philosophy and techniques, a sample course syllabi and teaching evaluations. If you have any questions about this position, please contact crim.admin@utoronto.ca. All application materials should be submitted online.

 

For further details and to apply online please visit http://uoft.me/academicopportunities Job# 1300888

Applicants should also ask three referees to send letters directly to the department via email to:crim.admin@utoronto.ca by October 15 2013. The UofT application system can accommodate up to five attachments (10 MB) per candidate profile; please combine attachments into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. Submission guidelines can be found at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply.

 

For further information, please visit the Centre for Criminology & Sociolegal Studies website (http://criminology.utoronto.ca/).

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.